Partner Post – Podcast Interview: Barry Naughton, Professor at University of California, San Diego

Partner Post – Podcast Interview: Barry Naughton, Professor at University of California, San Diego

Three years after China’s leadership announced a new wave of market oriented reforms, Barry Naughton is disappointed with the outcome: According to the professor at the University of California, San Diego, China’s economic problems got worse under President Xi Jinping. Listen to this podcast by MERICS, a YCW Partner, for more.

Speaker Interview – Angela Köckritz: Reporting In and From China

Speaker Interview – Angela Köckritz: Reporting In and From China

As an author and reporter, Angela Köckritz brings stories of everyday China to everyday Germans—both the good and the bad. In this interview, Köckritz shares her thoughts on writing in China, the story of her China’s colleague’s arrest, and contends that citizens of China are going through a profound period of reflection: “People are in the process of soul-searching, trying to find out what they stand for and how they see their own culture.” Read on to discover what else she learned.